The Israeli Military's Failure to Investigate Wrongdoing
To the Government of Israel
Use of Force
About This Report
II. Why Investigate?
International Humanitarian Law..
International Human Rights Law..
What Makes a Good Investigation?
III. Israel's Investigations Policy
IV. Overview of the Military Justice System...
Military Police/Criminal Investigations
The Criminal Investigation Division of the Military Police
V. "Lowest Priority": Deaths of Palestinian Civilians
Reluctance to Investigate
Munib Abu Munshar
Nidal Abu Muhsin
Investigations without Standards
Ignored or Lost
Tha'ir, Mustafa, and Iyad al-Samudi
The Killing of Nahla `Aqil and Injury of Her Three Children
VI: Foreign Pressure: Special Treatment
Shadin Abu Hijla
The "Operational Investigation"
The Military Police Investigation
VII. Denial of Justice100
The Role of "Operational Investigations"100
Jenin Cases of Human Shields109
Treatment of Witnesses110
Case of Ahmad and Jamil Abu `Aziz111
Lack of Transparency and Victim Involvement114
Lack of Compensation117
Appendix A: Principles on the Effective Prevention and Investigation of Extra-legal, Arbitrary and Summary Executions120